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Spring 2019 Newsletter

May 6th, 2019, 05:00 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

Spring Newsletter 2019 Thank You from Capitola Veterinary Hospital! Capitola Veterinary Hospital is happy and proud to announce that we were awarded Runner-up for Best Veterinarian this year in the Best of Santa Cruz County voting! We would like to thank all of… Read More »

Good Times Best Of!

Apr 17th, 2019, 02:40 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

Capitola Veterinary Hospital is happy and proud to announce that we were awarded Runner-up for Best Veterinarian this year in the Best of Santa Cruz County voting! We would like to thank all of our wonderful clients who voted for… Read More »

Keeping Pets Safe in a Disaster

Nov 13th, 2018, 07:10 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

Are you ready?  If the ground suddenly starts to shake and an earthquake hits – are you ready?  If a fire breaks out in the middle of the night, are you ready? While we all hope our communities remain safe,… Read More »

Summer/Fall 2018 Newsletter

Aug 17th, 2018, 06:38 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

“TAKE YOUR CAT TO THE VET DAY”  AUGUST 22, 2018 In honor of this special day and all feline friends in the Santa Cruz area Capitola Veterinary Hospital is offering a $39.00 Annual Feline Exam when you call now through August… Read More »

Should You Keep Your Cat Indoors?

Jul 27th, 2018, 05:25 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

Did you know that an indoor cat lives twice as long as an outdoor one? Strictly indoor cats live an average of 12-15 years. Strictly outdoor cats usually do not live past age five, and a cat who spends time… Read More »

A Dog Owner’s Guide to Canine Flu

Jan 11th, 2018, 04:22 AM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

A Dog Owner’s Guide to Canine Flu By Tiffany L. Mitchener, DVM   What is Canine Flu? There are two subtypes of flu currently infecting dogs in the United States.  The first appeared in January 2004 among racing greyhounds at… Read More »

Why Do We Vaccinate Our Pets Against Rabies?

Nov 15th, 2017, 02:53 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

Most Americans have never seen an animal with a case of rabies.  The image of the mad, aggressive, salivating animal has been fostered by Hollywood – think “Cujo” or “Old Yeller.”  Most people have a vague sense of unease regarding… Read More »

What to Do When You Are Allergic to Your Partner’s Pet

Oct 3rd, 2017, 04:40 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

Let me tell you the story of my cousin: Girl meets boy. Girl falls in love with boy. Girl would like to marry boy. But there is one small issue…his beloved cat. Girl has been allergic to cats her whole… Read More »

Summer 2017 Newsletter

Jun 16th, 2017, 04:24 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

New In-House Laboratory Equipment           Improvements have been made to our in-house laboratory equipment!  With the switch over to Idexx’s Catalyst One and ProCyte analyzers, we are able to obtain quicker and more accurate laboratory results… Read More »

Protecting Your Pet from Sun Exposure

May 8th, 2017, 02:27 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

With the long “dog days” of summer approaching, it is time to get outside and get active. But time spent outdoors increases sun exposure for you and your pet. Too much sun can lead to a sunburn or worse –… Read More »